Exhibit 13. Probability of intervention reducing risk of surgical site infection (SSI) by multiple concurrent interventions at various reductions of noncompliance rates (25, 5

Proactive Risk Assessment of Surgical Site Infection in Ambulatory Surgery Centers

EventEvent 30Gate 239Event 142Event 659Event 138
25% reduction in noncompliance
Event 30 Fail to prepare skin appropriately0.00420.00380.00390.00400.0041
Gate 239 Antibiotics-related failure0.00400.00370.00380.0039
Event 142 Staff not well-trained in infection control0.00410.00390.0039
Event 659 Glove puncture0.00420.0041
Event 138 Fail to remove watch/jewelry/fake nails0.0042
50% reduction in noncompliance
Event 30 Fail to prepare skin appropriately0.00400.00330.00350.00370.0038
Gate 239 Antibiotics-related failure0.00360.00320.00330.0034
Event 142 Staff not well-trained in infection control0.00380.00350.0035
Event 659 Glove puncture0.00400.0037
Event 138 Fail to remove watch/jewelry/fake nails0.0041
75% reduction in noncompliance
Event 30 Fail to prepare skin appropriately0.00390.00270.00320.00350.0035
Gate 239 Antibiotics-related failure0.00320.00270.00290.0029
Event 142 Staff not well-trained in infection control0.00350.00300.0031
Event 659 Glove puncture0.00390.0034
Event 138 Fail to remove watch/jewelry/fake nails0.0039

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Internet Citation: Exhibit 13. Probability of intervention reducing risk of surgical site infection (SSI) by multiple concurrent interventions at various reductions of noncompliance rates (25, 5: Proactive Risk Assessment of Surgical Site Infection in Ambulatory Surgery Centers. April 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/final-reports/stpra/stpraexh13.html